Guru Purnima 2017: Wishes and greetings to send on SMS, WhatsApp, Facebook

Guru Purnima is an auspicious day dedicated to gurus and has an immense significance for Hindus, Buddhists and Jains. The day is celebrated with much fervour not only in India but also in Nepal. On this day, people pay respect and express their gratitude towards their gurus. The day is celebrated on the full moon day i.e. Purnima in the month of Ashadh (June-July). Hindus celebrate the day in remembrance of sage Maharshi Veda Vyasa, a symbol of guru-shishya tradition. The festival is celebrated by Buddhists in remembrance of Lord Buddha, who gave his first sermon on this day to Saptarishis (seven sages) at Sarnath in Uttar Pradesh. While, in Nepal, students honour their teachers by offering flowers, sweets and hats made with indigenous fibre. In 2017, Guru Purnima falls on July 9. So to share your emotions in words, here are some wishes and greetings in English that you can share on SMS, WhatsApp and Facebook.

  • Be grateful to the one who made you to meet yourself.
    Happy Guru Purnima!
  • Guru is aspiration,
    Guru is inspiration,
    Guru is everything.
    May gurus blessings always shower on you.
  • There will be no darkness in my life,
    When there is the ray of light of your blessings and teachings, Happy Guru Purnima!
  • Stick to the way you are now,
    Follow the paths shown by your Guru,
    The shine will come to you,
    You will be the star of your life,
    Happy Guru Purnima!
  • A bow to the great teachers on this auspicious day of the birth of the great Sage Vyasa,
    A symbol of guru-shishya tradition who gave his first sermon on this day at Sarnath,
    Happy Guru Purnima!
  • Today is a day to be grateful to thank,
    Be humble and smile,
    Thanks for making my life worthwhile.
    Wish you a Happy Guru Purnima!
  • Guru Brahma Gurur Vishnu,
    Guru Devo Maheshwaraha.
    Guru Saakshat Para Brahma,
    Tasmai Sree Gurave Namaha.
  • It is an incomparable journey where the Guru leads you from the visible to the invisible, from the material to the divine, from the ephemeral to the eternal.
    Thanks for being my Guru ‘Happy Guru Purnima’
  • As you walk with the Guru, you walk in the light of existence, away from the darkness of ignorance.
    You leave behind all the problems of your life and move towards the peak experiences of life.
    Happy Guru Purnima!
  • Today is the best day to pay the tribute to your Guru,
    On this auspicious day of Guru Purnima make an oath for your life to follow the steps of your Guru,
    Happy Guru Purnima!

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